I had the great pleasure a couple of weeks ago to attend the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) 2021 Virtual Conference. It was refreshing to listen to experts in the global health field. As a future health professional, I appreciated the opportunity to see experts in the field engaged in addressing modern global health challenges.
The Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense released a new report in January 2021 recommending a comprehensive investment in the fight to end pandemic threats. The Apollo Program for Biodefense, so-named for the ambitious and successful Apollo 11 mission to put a human on the moon, seeks to end the threat of pandemics by 2030.